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C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS)

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About this observation
Observer
Nick James
Time of observation
15/04/2020 - 20:56
Object
C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS)
Observing location
Chelmsford, UK
Equipment
C11 Edge HD + FLI6303
Exposure
53x60s and 85x30s
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The main frame was imaged in 2x2 mode (1".29 per pixel). The insets were imaged in 1x1 mode (0".65 per pixel) and sharpened using an iterative Gaussian filter with r=4.0. The leading (off-axis) fragment is now the brightest component and has a short tail.

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